Rickie Sonpal is a member of Robinson & Cole's Business Transactions Practice Group. His practice involves all aspects of corporate and transactional law, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital transactions, financing transactions, and general corporate and contractual matters.
Mr. Sonpal is also a member of the firm’s Finance Group and represents institutional lenders in commercial lending transactions.
Mr. Sonpal previously practiced law at Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP and Shearman & Sterling LLP. He served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Peter K. Leisure, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Prior to attending law school, he served as an investigator of police misconduct for the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board.
|—||J.D., cum laude, Fordham University School of Law|
|—||M. Phil, with distinction, The University of Cambridge|
|—||B.A., cum laude, Columbia University, Linguistics|
|—||American Bar Association|
|—||Rhode Island Bar Association, Business Organizations Committee|
|—||Barrington Early Childhood Center, Board of Directors|